The November 5th Kmart Hot Wheels event went well as usual here in Central New York. We’re quite lucky to have a good group of collectors who really appreciate the opportunity to participate and of course enjoy getting together with the other local collectors. Our lovely host Agnes is always so pleasant and makes the [...]
With more than 2 million square feet of exhibit space, and more than 1500 vendors, it becomes difficult to make one’s way through the entire SEMA show. But that doesn’t stop one from trying. Every year is a must; you never know what goodies you’ll find. We knew that our friends at Luxury Diecast would [...]
Automodello 1966 Fitch Phoenix 1:43 scale | $195 Over the past few years of reviewing limited edition diecasts from Automodello, nothing surprises us. The premium maker consistently comes up with cars that could have been forgotten. But, these were beautiful machines that are worthy of staying alive. The latest scale honorary is the Fitch Phoenix. [...]
Every now and then comes along that must have item; something that just stands out from the crowd, glistening in a catalog, or on a website, saying “take me home”. This time around, that item is BBR’s 1:43 Ferrari SA Aperta. The resin-bodied models are intricately crafted, beautifully finished off, and come mounted to a [...]
Automodello Griffith 600 1:43 scale | $195 It was to be the new beginning for Griffith, but, ironically, the Series 600 marked the end of the car once called the Cobra alternative. The 600 was created to be the Griffith that brought the company to a new level of sports car sophistication. Touting a handsome [...]
SEMA is a once a year event, and a Mecca for everything automotive. It would only be fitting to find some of today’s most respected diecast manufactures displaying their latest products for the tens of thousands in attendance. Leave it up to Luxury diecast to roll out the red carpet; they had some fantastic 1:43 [...]
Kyosho recently announced that they’ll be expanding their 1:43 collection by offering some of their most popular casings wrapped in a new décor. Be on the lookout for several newly-dressed models, including a Lamborghini Gallardo SE, a Toyota 2000GT, a Shelby Cobra 427 S/C, and a Lancia Stratos Gr.5 models.